A few days ago, I posted a tip about not overusing the word “suddenly”.
But aside from “suddenly”, we all know that there are plenty of other words we can overuse and not even notice.
So out of curiosity, I googled “overused words”, hoping to get a list I can look at, instead I got links to websites with editing tools that can help you search for overused words and also catch other mistakes. Woohooh!
If you’re in the middle of editing your manuscript, I suggest you check out the links below.
Note: I’ve only tried Pro Writing Aid, and so far, it’s pretty helpful.
If you want more tips on overused words, here is a link to author, Terry Odell’s blog:
Yes, I know I’ve overused the words overuse/overused/overusing on this post. But I’m trying to make a point.